A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Columbio in Philippines. Exact location, longitude 125.0284° East, latitude 6.7366° North, depth = 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/10/19 / 2019-10-17 01:53:40 / October 17, 2019 @ 1:53 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:53:40 / 9:53 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70005uup. Event ids that are associated: us70005uup. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Epicenter of the event was 83 km (52 miles) from Budta (c. 1 273 700 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Davao (c. 1 212 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Malingao (c. 1 122 000 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from General Santos (c. 679 600 pop), 33 km (20 miles) from Koronadal (c. 125 500 pop), 36 km (23 miles) from Digos (c. 116 100 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Panabo (c. 84 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Tubod, Maasin, South Upi (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Philippines (c. 99 900 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-two, in the last 10 days fifty-five, in the past 30 days fifty-five and in the last 365 days seventy-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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